Hand in Hand will air live on ABC, CBS, CMT, FOX and NBC on Tuesday, September 12, 8:00-9:00pmEST on the East Coast and replay 8:00-9:00pmPST on the West Coast. The telethon will air from Los Angeles, but there will be stages in NY and Nashville, Tennessee.
Blake Shelton, George Clooney, Jamie Foxx, Tori Kelly, Karlie Kloss, Beyoncé, Matt Lauer, Rob Lowe, Matthew McConaughey, Dennis Quaid, Julia Roberts, Kelly Rowland, Adam Sandler, Ryan Seacrest, Michael Strahan, Barbra Streisand, Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon are among the celebrities who are confirmed to appear on the hour-long special. A performance from George Strait's San Antonio benefit concert for Harvey will also be shown.
"Whether they lost people or they lost homes, or whatever it may be if you can do something, you should", Braun says.
In addition to airing on CBS2, the event will be streamed live on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. SiriusXM will be carrying the audio ofHand inHandallowing subscribers to tune in on their TODAY Show Radio (ch. 108), The Foxxhole (ch. 96) and Radio Andy (ch. 102) channels.
Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief will air on Sep.
All donations received by the Hand in Hand Hurricane Relief Fund from the public will be distributed to charities working on the ground the affected areas, according to Comic Relief, Inc.
Donations collected from the telethon will go to supporting the Rebuild Texas Fund, ASPCA, Best Friends, Direct Relief, Feeding Florida, Feeding Texas, Habitat for Humanity, Save the Children, United Way and the Mayor's Fund for Hurricane Harvey Relief. Donations will be handled through the Hand in Hand Relief Fund and can be sent via text, phone and online up to an hour after the telethon ends.